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Steve Inskeep interviews President Obama in the Oval Office on Monday for NPR's Morning Edition. Pete Souza/The White House hide caption

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After Shutdown, A Familiar Feeling At The White House

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A woman surnamed Chu (left), 77, attends the hearing of a case against her daughter and husband in Wuxi, east China's Jiangsu province, on July 1. Chu's daughter has been ordered to visit her at least once every two months, in the first case under a new law to protect the elderly. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ethical Tradition Meets Economics In An Aging China

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A woman looks at the HealthCare.gov insurance exchange site on Tuesday in Washington, D.C. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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After Years Of Political Talk, The Obamacare Fight Gets Real

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McDonald's posted its slowest drive-through performance times in 15 years, according to a new industry study. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

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Study: Fast Food Has Gotten A Bit Slower

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Then-Gov. Mitt Romney signs the Massachusetts health care bill in Boston on April 12, 2006. Brian Snyder/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Lessons For The Obamacare Rollout, Courtesy Of Massachusetts

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Emily Bear is a classical and jazz pianist. At 12, she is what many call a prodigy. Nick Suttle/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Don't Call This 12-Year-Old Concert Pianist A Prodigy

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